School of Health Professions News
Mar 14 2012
Health Professions Students Practice Teamwork in Simulation Exercises

Medical and health professions students in simulation exerciseNursing and physician assistant students from the School of Health Professions practiced teamwork, communication skills and emergency room scenarios with NYCOM students on March 5 and March 12.  Using mannequins in the labs of the Institute for Clinical Competence, the teams worked on “patients” who suffered heart attacks or had difficulty breathing.  Students worked together to assess and treat the patients’ conditions, order tests, prescribe medications, and monitor vital signs.  

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